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1) What is DB Corp's area of operations?
DB Corp Ltd. (DBCL), commenced its present business operations in 2005, today it is the largest Print Media group of India with Pan India Presence in 14 states, also in FM Radio with presence in 7 states with 17 stations and, in Digital Media with website in four languages, www.dainikbhaskar.com, www.divyabhaskar.com, www.divyamarathi.com & www.dailybhaskar.com. The Group has soared to the top of the print media industry in India with its flagship Hindi daily, Dainik Bhaskar (One of the largest read Newspaper), the Gujarati frontrunner, Divya Bhaskar and Marathi newspaper, Divya Marathi. These three along with Saurashtra Samachar have a combined average daily readership of 19.8 million readers (Source: IRS Qtr 4, 2012).
Overall we are publishing 8 newspapers, with 67 newspaper editions and 199 sub editions in four languages (Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi and English) in 14 most growing states of India.
While Dainik Bhaskar has a big presence in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, Chandigarh, Haryana, New Delhi, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Bihar, Jharkhand & Jammu, Divya Bhaskar has its presence in Gujarat and Maharashtra and Divya Marathi has its presence in Maharashtra.
D B Corp Limited recently extended its presence to 14th state with launch of its 67th edition of Dainik Bhaskar newspaper from Patna , Bihar on 19th January, 2014 . Beside, in last 2 Years DB Corp has launched 6 more editions from Nasik, Jalgaon, Ahmednagar, Solapur, Akola and Amravati of its Marathi newspaper Divya Marathi, increasing its strength to 7 editions in Maharashtra.
2) What is DBCL's revenue and profits for recently concluded quarter ?
|As per Indian GAAP (Rs Mn)|
|Q3 FY14 Total Revenue||5254|
|Q3 FY14 Net Profit||945|
|Q3 FY13 Total Revenue||4429|
|Q3 FY13 Net profit||706|
|FY 2012-13 Total Revenue||16137|
|FY2012-13 Net profit||2181|
3) What is D B Corp Ltd. 7 year revenue and profit CAGR YTD March 12 (Annualized Basis)?
|As per Indian GAAP|
4) Does the company have debt in its Balance Sheet?
DB Corp Ltd. has Gross Secured Term Debt of Rs. 1125 MN, Its Debt Equity ratio as on 31st Dec 2013 stands at 0.1, which means, almost debt free status for a growing concern, due to strong cash generation. The net Debt is Rs. (107) MN.
5) What is the credit rating of the company?
The credit rating of Company for Secured Long Term Debt is AA+ and for Short Term Debt is A1+, as awarded by Credit Analysis and Research Limited (CARE)
6) Number of states where DB Corp Ltd. is present along with number of Editions?
D B Corp Ltd. is present in 14 states with Pan India Presence, having 67 Editions and 199 Sub-Editions.
7) What is the address of registered office of D B Corp Ltd.?
The registered office address of D B Corp Ltd. is as below
D B Corp Ltd.
Plot No. 280, Sarkhej Gandhinagar Highway,
Near YMCA Club, Makarba, Ahmedabad - 380051
Tel: +91 79 3988 8850; Fax: +91 79 3981 4001,
8) In which stock exchanges are D B Corp Ltd. shares listed and what are the codes?
DB Corp Ltd. equity shares are listed on BSE and NSE in India. (NSE - DBCORP, BSE - 533151)
9) Where can I obtain information on D B Corp Ltd. financial results?
D B Corp Ltd. Quarterly and annual financial results can be accessed at www.bhaskarnet.com
10) Where can I obtain details on DB Corp Ltd. stockholders?
D B Corp Ltd. stockholder details are provided at www.bhaskarnet.com as well as from registrar details mentioned below
Karvy Computershare Private Limited
Plot No. 17 to 24, Vithalrao Nagar,
Madhapur, Hyderabad - 500081.
Tel: 1 - 800 - 3454001 Fax: + 91 40 2342 0814
Contact Person: Mr. U. S. Singh
SEBI Registration No.: INR 000000221